Donald Trump doesn’t have a lot use for pals. His two closest pals have been a bodyguard who labored in his administration and Michael Cohen, a lawyer who went to jail for him.
As soon as the usefulness of the friendship has come to cross, Trump is fast to take the exit ramp. And when Mike Pence determined to not assist the previous president overturn the election, he wasn’t all that helpful anymore.
The previous Vice President, although, doesn’t appear to have gotten the memo. In keeping with a report from CNN:
“Pence instructed a gaggle of Republican lawmakers on Tuesday that not solely does he stay shut pals with Trump however he has plans to launch a political-action group defending the administration’s report. And Consultant Jim Banks of North Carolina, who was a part of the assembly, which was held in Pence’s transition workplace, mentioned the riot “ no means got here up.” Six weeks out from a probably near-death expertise made potential your ex-boss? It’s time to let gones be gones.”
Banks mentioned of the 2 males’s relationship, “He spoke very favorably about his relationship with President Trump. I obtained the sense they communicate typically and keep the identical private friendship and relationship now that they’ve for 4 years.”
— Cody Fenwick (@codytfenwick) February 23, 2021
Trump signaled again in January that Pence had outlived his usefulness. He tweeted, “Mike Pence didn’t have the braveness to do what ought to have been finished to guard our Nation and our Structure, giving States an opportunity to certify a corrected set of info, not the fraudulent or inaccurate ones which they have been requested to beforehand certify. USA calls for the reality!”
Todd Neikirk is a New Jersey primarily based politics and expertise author. His work has been featured in psfk.com, foxsports.com and hillreporter.com. He enjoys sports activities, politics, comedian books and spending time on the shore together with his household.